CARE Perspectives on ASCO & EHA 2016

Members of the CARE Hematology Faculty recently attended the ASCO & EHA 2016 conferences held in Chicago, Illinois (June 3-7) and Copenhagen, Denmark (June 9-12). CARE was pleased to host the annual resident education meeting in conjunction with ASCO. This meeting brought together a pan-Canadian Faculty of KOLs to showcase news and developments in hematology. Presentations featured cutting edge content with discussion on relevant cases and treatment strategies. CARE at ASCO was attended by over 50 Canadian oncology professionals. Attendees included academic specialists, trainees and residents.

The content that follows is written in the language in which it was presented. The following content is drawn from the abstracts at ASCO and EHA 2016, as well as the presentation made at the CARE at ASCO 2016 meeting by Dr. John Kuruvilla. This report is augmented with content and perspectives from the CARE Hematology Faculty.

CARE Hematology Faculty Who Have Contributed to This Report:

John Kuruvilla, MD
Princess Margaret Cancer Centre

David MacDonald, MD
Dalhousie University